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Sugar Y12 Full Technical Specifications, Review And Price

Sugar Y12 springs forth as another classic smartphone from Sugar Phone. Sugar Phone whose base is in China has also released smartphones such as the Sugar C11 and the Sugar C11s. Both Sugar C11 and Sugar C11s are smartphones with impressive camera qualities and memory compartments. The Sugar Y12’s dual camera setup doesn’t have as much quality as this duo but it performs well in its memory sector. The smartphone which was released into the smartphone market by the Chinese OEM last month is about to go lit on your screens.


Sugar Y12’s hot design is highlighted by minimal designs where the top bezel accommodates the front camera, earpiece and some sensors and the bottom bezel stays empty. The right side has the presence of the physical keys while the dual camera, LED flash, fingerprint sensor and the ‘SUGAR’ logo. The dimensions of this smartphone are length 147mm, width 73.4mm and thickness 8.3mm. Freshly having a sleek metallic build, Sugar Y12 has Gold, Black and Blue colour options.

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Reading books and watching movies in a very large format is assured by Sugar Y12’s 5.45 inches display. Its display type which is of the IPS LCD origin has a pixel density of 295 PPI and display resolution of 1440 x 720 pixels. 2.5D Curved glass makes the screen not only crisp but also adds that curvy attractiveness.  68% NTSC, 900:1 contrast ratio and multi-touch capability add further grace to its display.


For executing brilliant images, Sugar Y12 makes use of two cameras of qualities 8MP and 2MP. Brightening of images taken in dark conditions is aided by the LED flash present. Making the camera experience even more lovely are the f/2.0 aperture, 5P lens and 1.127μm pixel size. The front camera produces selfies with the help of a 5MP sensor with f/2.4 aperture. Other features of its front camera are OmniVision OV5670 PureCel sensor, F2.4 aperture, 5P Lens, 1.136um pixel size.


Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917 is the system-on-chip operational on the smartphone. Quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 that clocks at speed 1.45GHz acts as the processor of the smartphone. Handling graphics on Sugar Y12 is the Qualcomm Adreno 308. Android 7.0 Nougat OS runs as the software on this piece. Multi-window feature is an added feature of the smartphone as a result of the OS. 3GB of RAM makes the multitasking functions of Sugar Y12 excellent leaving the storage functions to the 32GB ROM. The storage can be expanded to a maximum 128GB with the help of a microSD card.

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Sugar Y12 uses a non-removable Lithium-Polymer 3,000mAh battery as its running juice. Fast Charging tech on the smartphone makes it charge very quickly.

Sugar Y12 Full Technical Specifications


Device Type Smartphone
Model Sugar Y12
Announced December 2017
Released December 2017
Status Available


2G Network GSM – 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network WCDMA –  850 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G Network LTE – 800 / 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
LTE – 1700 / 2100 MHz
LTE – 700 MHz Class 13
LTE – 700 MHz (Band 12)
LTE – 700 MHz (Band 28)
SIM Type Nano + Nano SIM / MicroSD
SIM Count Two


2G GPRS Up to 32 to 48 kbps; EDGE – up to 236.8 kbps
3G Up to 21 Mbps (HSDPA), 5.76 Mbps;(HSUPA)
4G Up to 150 Mbps
Speed HSPA 21 Mbps
Web Browser Yes, HTML5


Type Smartphone
Dimensions 147*73.4*8.3mm
Body Material Metal
Colours Gold, Black, Blue


Display Type IPS LCD Capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.45”
Resolution 1440*720 pixels
Colors 16M colors
Pixel Density 267 PPI
Touch Screen Yes
Protection Yes
Features Capacitive touch, multi-touch input, Full view display
Secondary Display No


Primary 8 + 2 MP
Image Yes
Video Yes
Features HDR, autofocus, Geo-tagging, ISO, panorama
Flash Yes, LED flash
Secondary 5 MP


Operating System Android 7.0 Nougat OS
User Interface Yes
Java Support No
Skype Yes
Whatsapp Yes
Facebook Yes
Youtube Yes


Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
CPU Quad-core 1.45GHz ARM Cortex-A53
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 308
RAM (Memory) 3GB
Internal Storage 32GB
Card Slot Expandable to 128GB
Sensors Fingerprint sensor, accelerometer, proximity, ambient light sensor
Controls Lock Button, and Volume Key


Bluetooth Yes, Bluetooth v4.2 A2DP (Advance Audio Distribution Profile), LE Profile
Infrared n/a
Wi-Fi Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct
Wi-fi Hotspot Yes
USB Type Micro USB v2.0 with OTG
GPS Yes, with A-GPS
NFC n/a
HDMI n/a
Wireless Charging n/a


Battery Type Li-Poly Battery
Capacity 3,000 mAh Battery
Placement Non-removable
Standby Up to 300 hours
Talk Time Up to 16 hours
Music Play Up to 25 hours


SMS Yes (threaded view)
Email Yes, IMAP4, POP3, SMTP
IM Yes & BBM


Audio Playback Yes, MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, MIDI, WAV, AC3, FLAC
Video Playback Yes, 3GP, Mp4, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 player
Video Out n/a
FM Radio Yes, Stereo FM radio with RDS
Alert Types Vibration, Ringtones
Ring Tones MP3, WAV
Loudspeaker Yes
Handsfree  Yes, 3.5 mm audio jack

Other Features

– MP3/WAV/eAAC+/FlAC player
– DivX/Xvid/MP4/H.265 player
– Photo/video editor
– Document viewer

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